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George Hancock invented softball. He also wrote the first rules.

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Q: Who wrote the first rules for softball?
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Who wrote the first set of softball rules?

George Hancock

Who wrote the first set of rules for softball?

George Hancock

When were standard rules for softball developed and by whom?

George Hancock developed and published the standard rules for softball in 1889. He invented the game in 1887, and the first softball game was indoors.

What association lead the first rules in softball?

the game of baseball

When were the rules for softball developed?

Softball was invented in 1887. There probably isn't a definite date on when the first regulation was created but (i know it is common sense to run from home to first but) having to run a certain direction on the bases is a rule (technically) so the first rules would have had to have been created the day softball was invented, but those said rules are modified every year to ensure our safety.

What are 4 rules of softball that have been changed?

What are some rules of softball that have changed in the past 50 years?

In slow pitch softball does the pitcher have to be in contact with the pitching rubber?

in ASA rules yes in USSSA softball rules no

Define a perfect game in softball?

According to the rules of the International Softball Federation (ISF), a perfect game in softball is a statistic credited to a pitcher when he/she completes a game and allows the opposing team no one reaching first base. By international softball rules, a game is considered complete if a team is winning by 20 runs after three innings, 15 after four, or seven after five.

What year the softball game was invented?

1887 and it was 20 men who first started playing. George Hancock is considered to be the guy who started it all it was in Chicago and it wasn't called softball it was indoor baseball but it had all the rules that softball has.

What was the first book Cynthia Lord wrote?

her first book was RULES

Who wrote the first rule of volleyball?

Wiliam Morgan invented Volleyball and wrote the rules.

What softball association set standard rules for softball in 1993?

I think the Amateur Softball Association but don't quote me on that

In 1993 what softball association set the standard rules?

Amateur Softball Association

What are the differences between the rules of softball and the rules baseball?

There are none.

Why are the rules of baseball and softball different?

The rules aren't that different actually. Softball and baseball are nearly the same sport, with just a few minor differences.

What are the NCAA softball rules on redshirting?

NCAA rules for redshirting in softball are basically the same as other sports. An academic sophomore can be considered an athletic freshman.

How many rules are there in softball?


Who wrote the first manual of rules for congress?

Thomas Jefferson.

Were the first football rules different from the ones now?

yes they are...the English football assocation wrote the rules for football in 1863

How many innings are there in softball?

There are 7 innings in softball there can be tie breakers, but there are run rules as well.

Who created the rules in softball?

Babe Ruth

Who developed the rules of softball?

Geroge Hancock

What are rules to a softball game?

they are the same as in baseball

Who first wrote the rules of baseball?

Alexander Crosswright

What are the main softball rules?

There is softball for dummies. Just go to WALLMART or Office max and you'll find it!!